Experiencing Orlando at 400 Feet
The Wheel at ICON Park is unlike other amusement park rides in that you get to view the city from a whole new angle. From the top of this spectacular Observation wheel, you can take in the sights throughout Orlando, all while beholding the stunning skyline. Patrons of The Wheel love pointing out the following attractions seen from the comfort of their capsule:
- Natural lakes: From the top of The Wheel, you can see Big Sandlake and Little Sandlake. These stunning works of nature are easy to overlook, especially if you’re operating on a strict itinerary. Besides these features, you’ll also take in the beauty of Orlando’s many natural lakes and man-made bodies of water.
- Walt Disney World: Everyone dreams of visiting Walt Disney World, and now you can take in a bird’s eye view of this Orlando attraction. From the top, you can view all four parks and Disney Springs, as well as many of their amusement park rides and nightly fireworks!
- Central Florida Landmarks: See Downtown Orlando including the renowned Amway Center, the entirety of International Drive, Kennedy Space Center, Legoland, and many more.
- Universal Orlando: Another tourism hotspot, you’ll be able to take in a whole new view of Universal Orlando Resort. At the peak of The Wheel, you can see Hogwarts, the Incredible Hulk coaster, Volcano Bay and the location for the all new Epic Universe theme park coming in 2024!
Why Choosing The Wheel Is Your Best Option
There’s so much to see and do in Orlando, why spend time at The Wheel at ICON Park? When it comes to amusement park rides, few others can compare. While you might enjoy the adrenaline rush of a roller coaster, nothing matches the stunning views of the Orlando skyline and all the local attractions. Plus, The Wheel is an entirely family-friendly experience. It’s appropriate for all ages, and everyone young and old will enjoy overlooking the city. Once you’re finished with your 18-minute ride, you then have a plethora of options when it comes to dining and shopping. With so many choices for lunch and dinner, you’re sure to find a restaurant with something for everyone in your party. Want to know more about the attractions surrounding The Wheel? Ask the ICON Park team!